Farmer in the City





Location:  Casey, IL

Day Job:  Personal Trainer/Coach

The Digs:  Backyard, Community Garden, Containers, Front yard

Crops:  Apples, Basil, Bell Peppers, Bok-choy, Broccoli, Brussels sprouts, Cabbage, Carrots, Cauliflower, Celery, Chile Peppers, Chinese cabbage, Collards, Corn, Cucumbers, Garlic, Gourds, Green beans, Jalepeno Peppers, Kale, Kohlrabi, Lavender, Lettuce, Melons, Mint, Mustard Greens, Pears, Peas, Pecans, Potatoes, Pumpkins, Rosemary, Spinach, Squash, Sugar Snap Peas, Thyme, Tomatoes, Turnips, Walnuts, many flowers, oak trees, maple varieties, succession planting radishes and leafy veg along with a few cover crops for fall and winter.

Animals:  Cats, Dogs

Why I'm Getting Dirty:  Love the grow your own living concepts.

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  • Posted by: KC on October 13th, 2014 at 07:36 am

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  • Posted by: Wall 2 Wall Border Collies on October 13th, 2014 at 07:31 am

    You have not posted much? Congratulations on being farmer of the day! VOTED : )

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